Thursday, June 26, 2014

Sidnee Colosimo Krajnc Obituary

Sidnee Colosimo Krajnc
MESQUITE,NV/PRICE, UT - Sidnee Colosimo Krajnc, age 57, passed away June 21, 2014 in a St. George hospital after a valiant battle with MS.
She was born October 10, 1956 in Price, Utah to Lou and Pat Littlejohn Colosimo.
Sidnee attended Carbon High School and graduated from the C.E.U. Nursing program in 1975. On September 9, 1978 she married the love of her life Robert Krajnc. They were blessed with a beautiful daughter Mandee on January 10, 1980.
Sidnee was a devout member of the Catholic Church. She loved to cook and entertain people. She was an avid reader of Danielle Steel novels, loved to work on crafts in her spare time and attend the slot tournaments each Tuesday. Her greatest joy was having "mother-daughter dates" with Mandee. She had a kind and loving heart which was demonstrated best through her 30 years of caring for patients in her nursing career.
Survived by her loving husband, Robert Krajnc, Mesquite, NV; special daughter, Mandee Krajnc, Mesquite, NV; mother, Pat Colosimo, Price; sister, Kelli Nielsen, Price; brother-in-law, Pat O'Neil, Price; special niece and nephew, Tiffany and Tyson; great-nephew, Gage; sisters-in-law, Jerry, Wyoming, Frankie, Alabama, Donna, Idaho, Betty, Helper, Sonja, Arizona; aunts, Jone Orphanakis and Aldine Thomas; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; nanies special grand dog, Bailee.
Preceded in death by pops, Louie Colosimo; sister, Patti O'Neil; brothers-in-law, Allen and George; sister-in-law, Julia; nephews Louis and A.J.; mother and father-in-law, Frank &Sylvia Krajnc.
The family would like to give a very special thanks to Virgin Valley Home Health, nurses Angie, Cortney, Julie, Mary, Gloria; her aide, Vickie; therapists, Eric and David for their compassionate love and care given to Sidnee the past four years.
Funeral Mass, Thursday, June 26, 2014, 11:00 a.m., Notre Dame de Lourdes Catholic Church.
Vigil service, Wednesday evening 7:00 p.m., at the church in Price. Family will receive friends at Notre Dame Church Wednesday and Thursday one hour prior to services. Committal service, Cliffview Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home of Price where friends are always welcome daily and may share memories of Sidnee online at 

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Sophia Mahleres Hayes Obituary

Sophia Mahleres Hayes

1923 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Sophia Mahleres Hayes Obituary
Nov. 20, 1923 ~ June 5, 2014
Our loving mother, Sophia Mahleres Hayes, age 90, passed away on June 5, 2014.
Sophie was born in Price, Utah to Harry and Ourania Siampinos Mahleres on November 20, 1923. She married Richard N. Hayes on April 27, 1952 in Price, Utah.
Sophie graduated from Holy Cross School of Nursing. She worked as a registered nurse. She was an active member of the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church as well as the National Philoptochos Society. She was involved in Active Re-Entry, the American Cancer Society, the Greek Festival, Beta Sigma Phi, and several other charitable organizations. A longstanding resident of Carbon County, Sophie will be greatly missed by all.
Sophie is survived by three sons and one daughter, Harry (Melinda) Hayes, Livermore, CA, Bill Hayes, Price, Edie (Rex) Rhodes, Evanston, WY, Rich (Jan) Hayes, Salt Lake City; 11 grandchildren, Justin, Karl, Lindsey, Amanda, Zach, Max, Patrick, Mallory, Quintin, E.J., Dallas; two great-grandchildren, Keprie and Jaxon. Preceded in death by her parents, husband, Richard; brothers, John, Angelo and Nick; and sister, Dea Diamanti.
The Trisagion service will be at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 9, 2014 at Mitchell Funeral Home (233 East Main Street) in Price.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church with the Father Brendan Pelphrey, officiating. Burial will follow at Price City Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home where friends are always welcome daily and may share memories of Sophie at
In memory of Sophie, memorial contributions can be made to the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church, P.O. Box 688, Price, UT 84501 or Active Re-Entry, 10 South Fairgrounds Road, Price, UT 84501.
Published in Salt Lake Tribune on June 8, 2014

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Dan Garber Jr.

Dan Garber
PRICE - Dan Garber, Jr., passed away May 24, 2014, at Castleview Hospital, at the age of 91, after a valiant fight for life after many illnesses.
He was born in Hiawatha, Utah, November 26, 1922 to Dan Garber, Sr. and Myrtle Clark Garber.
Married Virginia Reavely, later divorced. Married Ranae Anderson in 1979 and together they raised 2 grandchildren DJ and Sammy.
Dan worked at Hiawatha Mine for 10 years as a Mine Foreman and Engineer, 20 years as a General Contractor, General Manager for Price Mine Service, and in sales for H & J Supply and Fairmont Mine Equipment. Dan was a 32 Degree Mason and El Kalah Shriner and Past Master of Carbon Lodge #16 F.&.A.M. He also was a life member of the Price Elks lodge #1550. He loved golf, fly fishing, hunting and a good debate or argument over anything or anyone and politics.
He is survived by his wife, Ranae, son Sammy; grandson, DJ; stepsons, Garry (Geneva), Eric (Linda); grandchildren, Shonna (Tim), Melisa (Ernie), Matthew (Melena), Keith and Daryl; special nieces, Cherry (Greg), Dana Lee (Larry); cousins, Kelly Crogan, Dr. Ed Westwater (Jeri); many great grandchildren, nephews and nieces; brother, James (Beth) Garber.
Dan donated his body to the Department of Anatomy at the University of Utah Medical School. At his request there will be no services. Arrrangements entrusted to Mitchell Funeral Home where friends may share memories of Dan at

Dorothy "Dot" (Hoopes) Wilder

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Dorothy 'Dot' Wilder

Dorothy Dean Wilder, 83, of Marbleton, Wyoming passed away May 27, 2014 at the Marbleton-Big Piney Clinic from natural causes. Dot was born September 27, 1930 in Lyman, Wyoming to Burl and Mildred Hoopes. She graduated high school in Price, UT. She married the love of her life, Harold Wilder Dec. 30, 1967 in Lyman, WY and together they raised three children Debbie, Michael and Brett. Throughout her life she did some modeling, office work, home healthcare nursing and helped her husband build up an auto repair business. Dot enjoyed reading, fishing, camping and afternoon drives. She was an active member of the LDS Church, was active in reilief society and loved attending the temple. She is survived by her husband Harold; children Debbie Tyler and Brett Wilder; brother James Hoopes; five grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter. She is preceded in death by her parents Burl and Mildred Hoopes; brothers Reed Thomas and Burl Hoopes; sisters Leona Thomas and Mildred Sidoway and son Michael Wilder. A funeral service will be held Sat. morning at 9:00 AM at the L.D.S. Church in Big Piney. A graveside service will be held Sat. afternoon at 1:00 PM at the Lyman City Cemetery. Bishop Kirt Nyman will conduct the services.